Subsequently, the client offers to pay a salary based on the number of hours in advance to “keep” the services of the lawyer. 7. This Agreement shall not apply to civil or criminal disputes or arbitration, whether arising out of a settlement entrusted to the party of the second party or to another party. When such a dispute case or judicial proceeding is assigned to them before a court or arbitrator, the party of the second party shall be entitled to collect fees in accordance with its usual practice. If you are mandated by a client, you should consider confirming in writing the terms of collaboration with the client in order to avoid any misunderstanding between you and your client. The essential conditions of the order can be confirmed by a confirmation agreement concluded by the customer or an order letter. The content of the retainer agreement or order letter varies depending on the customer and the nature of the case.